Event: '5th Annual Emergency Medicine Symposium' Print
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Date: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 7:30 am
Duration: 9 Hours 30 Minutes
Contact Info:
Visit www.emsymposium.org Or Call 973.754.2240
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April 10, 2013

Passaic County Public Safety Academy

300 Oldham Road Wayne, NJ

Presented by St. Joseph's Healthcare System, Department of Emergency Medicine

 

HOT TOPICS:

  • Cutting edge topics in 20 minute format
  • Participation by honored guests on panel
  • Plenty of time for questions


Target Audience:

Emergency Physicians, Nurses, Residents, Paramedics and Medical Students

 

Learning Objectives:

Participants should be able to:

  • Discuss new trends in emergency care
  • Discuss options in critical care, sepsis, and pain management
  • Describe the financial implications of emergency care
  • Apply new trends

St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center is accredited by the Medical Society of New Jersey to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

 

St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)tm. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been submitted to New Jersey State Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. The New Jersey State Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

 

Schedule of Events:

7:30 - 8:00 a.m.       Breakfast and Registration

8:00 - 8:30 a.m.       Welcome, Mark Rosenberg, DO

8:30 - 9:30 a.m.       Get Better Patient Care in the ED, Boris Veysman, MD

9:30 - 10:30 a.m.     Business of Emergency Medicine, James George, MD, Laura Dollison, DO

10:30 - 10:45 a.m.   BREAK

10:45 - 12:00 p.m.   Keynote Speaker, Updates on Dyspnea, Peter Rosen, MD

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.     LUNCH

1:00 - 2:00 p.m.       Sepsis, Scott Weingart, MD

2:00 - 2:15 p.m.       BREAK

2:15 - 5:00 p.m.       Hot Topics Panel

 

Keynote Speaker: Peter Rosen, MD

Dr. Rosen, considered the father of emergency medicine, is the original author and current editor of Rosen's Emergency Medicine: Concepts and Clinical Practice. Dr. Rosen's extensive experience leads him to consult on a wide array of academic and clinical emergency medicine topics, specifically focusing on the establishment of emergency medicine as a specialty and creating EM residency programs. Dr. Rosen is board certified in both emergency medicine and surgery, and has been Director of the Emergency Medicine residencies at Denver General Hospital/St. Anthony Hospital Systems (1977-1988) and the University of Chicago (1971-1977). He has had a distinguished career in emergency medicine, having served in official capacities of many academic societies and committees. He has won the American College of Emergency Medicine's award for outstanding contributions and leadership in 1977 and again in 1984. In 1990, he also won the most prestigious award in Emergency Medicine, the Leadership Award for outstanding contribution to Academic Emergency Medicine from the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine. He was also a founding member of the American Trauma Society.

 

Registration Information:

One-Day Symposium (breakfast and lunch included)

Physicians ................................................................. $90

APNs, PAs ................................................................ $60

Nurses, Paramedics .................................................. $40

SJRMC Employees .................................................. $25

Residents, Medical Students .................................... $25

 

Online Registration

Visit www.emsymposium.org (VISA, MasterCard, or American Express)

Or Call 973.754.2240

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